crowd around (someone or something)

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crowd around (someone or something)

To gather around someone or something. The kids all crowded around the teacher for story time. Good luck getting any food with so many people crowding around the buffet!
See also: around, crowd

crowd around someone or something

to flock or swarm around someone or something. The children crowded around the department store Santa, eager for their chance at talking to him. Everyone crowded around the radio to listen.
See also: around, crowd
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The 30-year-old said: "He had a crowd around him and we got some more money because of it.
Perched atop his owner's head in a colorful sombrero and poncho, the iguana ``Hinny'' peered curiously back at the small crowd around him as he waited his turn in the Blessing of the Animals celebration on Olvera Street.
Each weekday morning, he enters the building from the street, and fans have been known to crowd around him as he gets out of his car.